Sarah Potter-Smith, PA-C, is physician assistant with special training in General Orthopaedics practicing at San Diego Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center, Inc. in San Diego, California.
Sarah was born and raised in Southern California. She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Neuroscience at the University of San Diego, where she graduated summa cum laude.
Her pursuit of medicine took her to New England, where she attended MCPHS University Boston to obtain her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies. She graduated as a member of the Pi Alpha National Honor Society, Alpha Eta Society, and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Missing the California sun, Sarah returned to San Diego upon graduating.
Sarah was trained in General Orthopaedics and treats a variety of musculoskeletal disorders and sports injuries as well as assists with surgery. Being an active person herself, she is dedicated to helping patients return to the activities they love.
Apart from medicine, Sarah enjoys being outdoors with her dog, waterskiing, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.